Uses demonstrations and examples in discussing the origin and composition of sedimentary rocks. Explains methods by which students can learn about the ways in which sediments are produced, transported, accumulated, and hardened into sedimentary rock. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: geology
How color relationships and coordination are applied to art, hair styling, eyes, complexion, dress and home decoration. Narrator: James A. Brill. Educational Collaborator: Eliot O'Hara, N.A. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Perception: Color, Art and artists: Technique, Fashion
How educational films contribute to teaching and learning. With many examples taken from scientific and historical films. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: Motion pictures: In education
Ralph learns the five food groups, helping him to eat a balanced diet, and has more fun because of his better health. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Health and hygiene, Food, Nutrition
The four steps in acquiring, maintaining and improving mental health: express emotions naturally, respect yourself, respect others, and solve problems as they arise. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Social guidance, Psychology, Mental hygiene
Using the five fingers of each hand as a check off device, the film identifies a food group with each finger. Using this system, Ralph learns to eat a balanced diet and has more fun because of his better health.
FUNCTIONS OF THE MODERN AIRPORT: SERVICING OF A PASSENGER AIRLINER FROM ITS ARRIVAL UNTIL ITS NEXT TAKE-OFF, METHODS OF HANDLING TICKETS, PASSENGER FOOD SERVICE, BAGGAGE & MAIL LOADING, CHECKING PLANES IN & OUT, WEATHER PLANNING, RADIO SERVICE. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Designed to show primary grade pupils how the United States post office system operates. Follows both a city and a rural mailman on their appointed rounds and explains graphically to children how postmen sort mail and deliver it. Also the great social responsibility of Uncle Sam's letter carriers. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: New York City, Transportation: General, City planning
Triumph of the Axis Illustrates aspects of turbulence, including the effect of Reynolds number on inception and on turbulent flows increased pressure drop in pipe-flow, efficient mixing, turbulent transport of momentum and scalar properties, Reynolds stress, and effects of buoyancy. Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Military campaigns
A study of Indians of today on and off the reservation, includes their homes, work, problems, and prospects for the future SummaryDiscusses the activities, achievements and problems of American Indians living on reservations and in urban relocation centers. Explains that Indians are working as ranchers, farmers, migratory workers, craftsmen, artists, professionals and technicians. Explains some of the ways in which an individual can achieve greater self-awareness and peace of mind by using... Topics: American Indians of Today, Immigration, Technicians, Emigration, Native Americans of North America,...
Map-Chart technique surveys chronologically and compactly the history of immigration up to the restrictive law of 1924. Economic, political and religious motives of immigrants shown in scene in steamship office abroad. Scene at Ellis Island.
DEMONSTRATES GOOD HABITS OF CLEANLINESS. SHOWS THE PROPER WAY TO WASH HANDS & FACE, TO CLEAN NAILS & TO BATHE. ANIMATED DRAWINGS DESCRIBE THE STRUCTURE OF THE SKIN & EXPLAIN WHY SOAP IS NECESSARY FOR CLEANLINESS.
LIFE IN AREAS OF TEXAS, OKLAHOMA, NEW MEXICO & ARIZONA. TOPOGRAPHY, RAINFALL, IMPRINT OF SPANISH & INDIAN CULTURES, IRRIGATION, STOCK RAISING, MINING, AGRICULTURE. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
A study of the plant and animal life found in a jar of ordinary pond water. Illustrates and explains the difference between microscopic plants and animals; between one-celled and many-celled organisms; the meaning of colonial organization; and the various processes of food-gathering, digestion and reproduction. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Dramatizes techniques for office workers in meeting and working with persons outside the company, face to face and over the phone. Stresses courtesy. A secretary discovers how to make her job more enjoyable. Great footage of office workers and secretaries. 14:41:03:03 Shot reverse shot sequence CU brunette woman with red lipstick with upset face; CU angry man with moustache talking into camera; CU woman upset defending herself; CU hand angrily smacking wood counter of desk; CU angry man... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
"In this picture the infant is followed through his domestic day from the time of his waking at six o'clock in the morning until the final breast feeding at ten o'clock at night. His dressing, bathing, feeding, daytime naps, play, and general care are presented in concrete detail along with an interpretation of the significance of his various reactions. For the most part the picture is non-technical and well suited for viewing by groups interested in the training and care of the... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Shows the conflict between six teen-agers and their respective parents in a situation designed to provoke discussion. Emphasizes that each generation must recognize the other's differences in upbringing, thinking and feeling and be willing to compromise on solutions to problems. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER TAKES CLASS ON FIELD TRIP TO CITY WATERWORKS. GUIDE EXPLAINS PLANT OPERATION--STORAGE TANKS, LABORATORY WATER TESTING FOR PURITY, FILTRATION, CHEMICAL TREATMENT. PUMPS SUPPLY FIRE DEPARTMENT, STREET CLEANING, LAUNDRY. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
With teacher's guideAnother issue. b&w Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Home accidents Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Shows the world of dinosaurs and prehistoric monsters of a million years ago, and includes a battle between two giant creatures. Based on Conan Doyle's story. 07:31:57 MCU Tiger on the prowl 07:32:06 More tiger shots 07:32:40 London (?) 07:34:14 Prehistoric bird 07:34:39 MCU Pterodactyl with prey 07:35:57 Real dinosaur 07:36:37 Dinosaur eats - man in foreground 07:36:58 Dinosaur 07:37:03 CU Dinosaur eating 07:37:10 Another dinosaur - T Rex 07:37:13 First dinosaur 07:37:16 Tyrannosaurus Rex... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Uses animation to consider lives of two identical twins who develop completely different personalities. Comments on leveling power of American Society. In collaboration with Dr. Arnold Gesell and the Clinic of Child Development, Yale University Great footage of scientific study of identical twin girls from infancy to 13.5 years old. 11:42:01:15 Two sets of disembodied arms in lab coats place two identical twins in crib; VS blonde haired baby twins. VS twins under scientific observation, always... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Traces the course of alcohol through the body; shows the effects of alcohol on the brain; dramatizes the case of a problem drinker, including treatment. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topic: Substance abuse: Alcohol
Reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives for immigration. Contains scenes of Ellis Island and New York City in the early 20th century. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Immigration, Diversity, U.S. History: 1900-1927
Tells the story of how Penny, Frank's dog, feels neglected when his master is too busy to play with him. Penny chases a cat up a tree, but Frank forgives him for getting into mischief. A simple film intended for very young audiences. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Shows, in the imaginative form of a "report from outer space," how the ways of mankind might appear to visitors from another planet. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Anthropology, Science fiction
Told from the viewpoint of a child, this film emphasizes that children should train themselves in good sleeping habits. In typical "Goofus and Gallant" style, it shows the advantages a well-rested kid has over his poor-sleeping classmate. Dreams are presented as a normal part of sleeping, and there is a funny dream sequence. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Health and hygiene, Dreams, Sleep
With teacher's guideDemonstrates that lessons learned from fire drills can save lives in fire emergencies at school, at home, and at a crowded theatre. Shows a well-organized fire drill in progress, and dramatizes several true-to-life situations in which the most effective safety procedures and the most modern equipment is used to combat fire in each of the three situations--home, shcool, and public building Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Fire prevention, Fire extinction, Safety, Fire, Safety, Fire Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Greece the Golden Age (1962) Studies the growth of the fetus, from implantation to early overall development and through the development of fetal organ systems. Covers stages of growth through each month of pregnancy and discusses maternal subjective signs of fetal development. From the Nine to Get Ready series.